Geographical Data

Boundary Map of Kamrup





LOCATION :

Kamrup District is situated between 25.46 and 26.49 North Latitude and between 90.48 & 91.50 East Longitude.

The District is bounded by :-

North - Udalguri and Baska District
South - Meghalaya
East - Darrang District and Kamrup Metropolitan District
West - Goalpara District and Nalbari District.
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CLIMATE & RAINFALL :

Climate : Sub tropical with semi -dry summer & cold in winter.

Annual Rainfall : Ranges between 1500 mm to 2600 mm.

Natural Calamity : Flood occurs generally in the low lying areas of the district during May to August every year. Late flood during the later part of September & October also occurs. The occurrence of flood in the district is due to the river Brahmaputra and its Tributaries.

Average humidity : 75%

Max. Temperature : 38.5 C.

Min. Temperature : 7 .C.

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IMPORTANT RIVERS :

  • Brahmaputra
  • Puthimari
  • Bornoi
  • Nona
  • Kulsi
  • Pagladiya
  • Kalajal


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LAND UTILISATION :

  1. Geographical Area - 4,34 ,500 ha.
  2. Net Cultivated area. -1,81,608 ha
  3. Forest Area. -1,16,694 ha.
  4. Fallow Land.- 7,110 ha.
  5. Land not available for cultivation.- 89,542 ha.
  6. Others. -1,08,000 ha.
  7. No.of Tea Gardens.- 15 Nos.

Area under Tea Cultivation.- 3,660 ha

Total tea production. -7,72,640 kg.

h. Overall land utilization.- 1,304

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IRRIGATION :

The District has 58,239 ha. of irrigated land. The bifurcation as per 1999-2000 data is as under :

a) By channels/surface. 18,681 ha.

b) By wells (DTW) 818 ha.

c) By lift irrigation. 6,841 ha.

d) By other sources ( STW+LLP etc.) 39,630 ha

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